In a significant leap for the country’s missile program, India today successfully test-fired Agni-III, a nuclear-capable intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) designed to reach over 3,000 km. Today’s test comes after the aborted mission in July last year when a wire cable in the missile got burnt because of suction of warm air near the control […]
Feedback is, of course, the lifeblood of the columnist, but sometimes you get so much feedback it amounts to a transfusion. That’s what happened to your beleaguered columnist (Shashi Tharoor) after the appearance of my appeal to ‘Save the sari from a sorry fate’ (March 25). Practically every woman in India with access to a […]
In the early 1960s…India was slowly awakening to the Space age…Although the rest of the world was preparing to reach for the Moon…we were making our humble beginning…a small rocket took off from Thumba on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram, announcing the birth of the modern space age in India. That was when the Thumba Equatorial […]
With reference to the 7/11-2006 train blasts that rocked Mumbai (India). Amar a 24yr old Hyderabadi has made this video, Salaam Mumbai, which tries to explore the ‘Human Spirit’ to sustain and fight back the inhuman terrorist attacks.